The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations is very pleased to present this second edition of Joint Commission International Accreditation Standards for Hospitals. This second edition contains the complete set of standards, statements of intent for each standard, and measurable elements for assessing compliance with each standard. This will permit readers to identify and understand the specific requirements embodied in the standards. New in the second edition is a clear emphasis on patient safety and on the importance of analyzing unexpected adverse events as a major way to reduce future risk. Also new to this edition is specific emphasis on pain management and on end-of-life care, both of which are addressed in the qCare of Patientsq chapter.Responsibilities include administrative oversight. - 4. Responsibilities include maintaining quality control programs. - 5. Responsibilities include recommending outside sources of radiology services. ~ 6. Responsibilities include monitoring andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Joint Commission International Accreditation Standards for Hospitals|
|Publisher||:||Joint Commission Resources - 2002-01-01|